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Image for Masquerade: The Amazing Camouflage Deceptions of World War II

Masquerade: The Amazing Camouflage Deceptions of World War II

By: Seymour Reit

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Robert Hale: 1979

Seller ID: 121679

ISBN: ISBN 0709175485

Condition: Very Good


"First UK edition hardback, 1979, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good to near fine condition with only slight signs of handling and storage. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for 1939-45 Portfolio: American Armour

1939-45 Portfolio: American Armour

By: Simon Forty

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Ian Allan Ltd: 1981

Seller ID: 161151

ISBN: ISBN 0711010528

Condition: Very Good


"First paperback edition, 1981, in overall very good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - slight rubbing to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - owner's onitials small and neat to half-title upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

Image for The Knight Triumphant: The High Middle ages 1314-1485

The Knight Triumphant: The High Middle ages 1314-1485

By: Stephen Turnbull

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Cassell & Co.: 2001

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 140036

ISBN: 0304359718

Condition: Fine


"First edition hardback, 2001, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Wimpy: A Detailed Illustrated History Of The Vickers Wellington In Service, 1938-1953

Wimpy: A Detailed Illustrated History Of The Vickers Wellington In Service, 1938-1953

By: Steve Bond

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Grub Street: 2014

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 180824

ISBN: 1909808148

Condition: Fine


SIGNED first edition hardback, 2014, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine, unmarked condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Signed by the Author to title page with no inscription. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Special Ops Liberators: 223 (Bomber Support) Squadron, 100 Group, And The Electronic War (Signed)

Special Ops Liberators: 223 (Bomber Support) Squadron, 100 Group, And The Electronic War (Signed)

By: Steve Bond and Richard Forder

Price: £19.95

Publisher: Grub Street: 2011

Edition: 1st

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 180823

ISBN: 1908117141

Condition: Fine


SIGNED first edition hardback, 2011, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine, unmarked condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unopened; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Signed by Steve Bond to half-title page with no inscription. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for M2/M3 Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle 1983-95

M2/M3 Bradley Infantry Fighting Vehicle 1983-95

By: Steven J. Zaloga

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Osprey Publishing: 2005

Seller ID: 140064

ISBN: ISBN 1855325381

Condition: Fine


"Paperback reprint in the Osprey New Vanguard series (no. 18), 2005, in overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread, no annotations or inscriptions - tiny set of initials to title page upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for "Manual Of Map Reading , Air Photo Reading and Field Sketching: Part 1 Map Reading"

"Manual Of Map Reading , Air Photo Reading and Field Sketching: Part 1 Map Reading"

By: The War Office

Price: £14.95

Publisher: HMSO: 1956

Seller ID: 122880

Condition: Very Good


"First edition (thus) hardback ( WO code no. 8868), 1956, with no jacket. In overall very good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text maps, and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Master Of Sea Power: A Biography Of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King

Master Of Sea Power: A Biography Of Fleet Admiral Ernest J. King

By: Thomas B. Buell

Price: £34.95

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown And Company: 1980

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 171300

ISBN: 0316114693

Condition: Very Good


First edition hardback, 1980, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good used condition in a good dj with minor signs of age, handling and storage - dj rubbed to edges with a couple of small chips; blue cloth boards clean and crisp. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text, illustrations and maps to end-papers bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for The Chinese People's Militia And The Doctrine Of People's War

The Chinese People's Militia And The Doctrine Of People's War

By: Thomas C. Roberts

Price: £11.95

Publisher: The National Defense University: 1983

Seller ID: 160035

Condition: Good


"First paperback edition the National Security Affairs Monograph Series (No.83-4), 1983, in overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - covers rubbed, with crease to lower front edge and owner's name small and neat to upper front edge. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; text bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Germany's Tiger Tanks. Tiger I & II: Combat Tactics.

Germany's Tiger Tanks. Tiger I & II: Combat Tactics.

By: Thomas L. Jenz

Price: £37.95

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd: 1997

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170843

ISBN: 0764302256

Condition: Fine


First edition hardback, 1997, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine, as new condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book is both large (240mm x 315mm) and heavy (1.5kg). Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Germany's Tiger Tanks. D. W. To Tiger I: Design, Production & Modifications

Germany's Tiger Tanks. D. W. To Tiger I: Design, Production & Modifications

By: Thomas L. Jenz and Hilary L. Doyle

Price: £39.95

Publisher: Atglen, PA, Schiffer Publishing Ltd: 2000

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170841

ISBN: 0764310380

Condition: Fine


First edition hardback, 2000, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine, as new condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book is both large (240mm x 315mm) and heavy (1.5kg). Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Warlords: Ancient, Celtic, Medieval

Warlords: Ancient, Celtic, Medieval

By: Tim Newark

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Brockhampton Press: 1998

Seller ID: 180960

ISBN: ISBN 1860198902

Condition: Fine


First omnibus edition hardback, 1998, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition in a near fine, slightly rubbed, dust jacket. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - tiny set of initials to front endpaper upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs 1.6kg. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Anatomy Of A Regiment

Anatomy Of A Regiment

By: Trevor Royle

Price: £9.95

Publisher: Michael Joseph: 1990

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170062

ISBN: ISBN 0718133064

Condition: Very Good


"First edition hardback, 1990, with unclipped jacket. In overall near used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage - dj a touch rubbed to edges. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions - small set of initials to ffep upper rh corner; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. " View more info

Image for Inside The Soviet Army

Inside The Soviet Army

By: Viktor Suvorov

Price: £7.95

Publisher: Book Club Associates: 1982

Seller ID: 122574

Condition: Very Good


"First BCA edition hardback, 1982, with unclipped jacket. In overall very good condition with minor signs of handling and storage - dj faded to spine and a little rubbed. Internally very clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; tanning to page-ends but text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. From a private collection, not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for A Sailor's Odyssey

A Sailor's Odyssey

By: Viscount Cunningham Of Hyndhope

Price: £24.95

Publisher: Hutchinson & Co. (Publishers) Ltd: 1951

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 180831

Condition: Good


First edition hardback, 1951, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage - blue cloth boards rubbed to edges and spine a touch faded. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read; no annotations or inscriptions; toning and light spotting to page-ends but text, maps, tables, fold-out chart and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs 1.2kg. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Ubootwaffe, Marine - Kleinkampfverbande 1939-1945

Ubootwaffe, Marine - Kleinkampfverbande 1939-1945

By: Waldemar Trojca

Price: £99.95

Publisher: Katowice, Poland, Model Hobby: 2004

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 170844

ISBN: ISBN 8391921581

Condition: Near Fine


First edition hardback, 2004, with illustrated boards and no jacket as issued. In overall near-fine used condition with slight signs of age, handling and storage - small scratch to front cover upper lh corner otherwise as-new. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; text , maps and plans to end papers, and illustrations (some folding) bright and clear throughout. Retains the original loose scale plan of various craft. This book is both large (215mm x 310mm, 600pp) and heavy (2.5kg). Not an old library book. View more info

Image for Weapons of the American Revolution and Accoutrements

Weapons of the American Revolution and Accoutrements

By: Warren Moore

Price: £14.95

Publisher: New York, Promontory Press: 1967

Seller ID: 150482

ISBN: 0883940272

Condition: Good


"Hardback edition, 1967, with unclipped jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean - dj rubbed to edges with scuff at spine head and tail; red cloth boards generally clean and crisp with slight bump to front lower rh corner. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. This book weighs over 1kg. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for Jeep Goes To War

Jeep Goes To War

By: Will Fowler

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Courage Books: 1994

Seller ID: 190836

ISBN: ISBN 1561382353

Condition: Very Good


Hardback reprint in the Pictorial Chronicle series, 1994, with unclipped jacket. In overall fine condition. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears almost unread; no annotation or inscriptions; text and illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. View more info

Image for National Security And International Trusteeship In The Pacific

National Security And International Trusteeship In The Pacific

By: William Roger Louis (editor)

Price: £14.95

Publisher: "Annapolis, Maryland", Naval Institute Press: 1972

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 150220

ISBN: ISBN 0870214004

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, 1972, with clipped jacket. In overall good used condition with minor signs of age, handling and storage. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions; text and maps to endpapers bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info

Image for "Haida: A Story of the Hard Fighting Tribal Class Destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy on the Murmansk Convoy, the English Channel and the Bay of Biscay"

"Haida: A Story of the Hard Fighting Tribal Class Destroyers of the Royal Canadian Navy on the Murmansk Convoy, the English Channel and the Bay of Biscay"

By: William Sclater

Price: £17.95

Publisher: Toronto, Oxford University Press: 1946

Edition: 1st

Seller ID: 130147

Condition: Good


"First edition hardback, circa 1946, with no jacket. In overall good used condition with only minor signs of handling and storage - original blue cloth boards are rubbed to edges with several minor marks, spine slightly tanned. Internally clean. Binding tight and appears little read, no annotations or inscriptions - name to ffep (Michael Wall) dated 1.X.47; slight tanning to page-ends but text and fantastic illustrations bright and clear throughout. Not an old library book. Photograph available." View more info